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  • Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Mon 25 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Deepdale
0 - 1 Preston are relegated
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Whittingham 5"

Preston North End vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Preston North End

21 Turner
10 Nicholson
29 Cort
2 Morgan
19 Jones
41 Carter
24 Ashbee
11 Treacy
16 Hume
9 Brown
18 Ellington
Substitutes
1 Lonergan
8 Hayes
15 Barton
20 Russell
38 Proctor
42 Wright
45 Devine

Cardiff City

22 Heaton
14 Quinn
2 McNaughton
12 Keinan
21 Samuel
11 Burke
10 McPhail
20 Olofinjana
7 Whittingham
39 Bellamy
9 Bothroyd
Substitutes
4 Rae
5 Hudson
8 Chopra
13 Brown
16 Parkin
19 Koumas
23 Blake

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Preston North End

D D W L L L W D

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
1-1
Preston 04-Dec-2010
Preston
3-0
Cardiff 27-Feb-2010
Cardiff
1-0
Preston 05-Dec-2009
Preston
6-0
Cardiff 18-Apr-2009
Cardiff
2-0
Preston 06-Dec-2008
Preston
1-2
Cardiff 29-Dec-2007


Live Text Commentary
94:56 +4.56
 

The offside flag is raised against Jay Bothroyd. Iain Turner restarts play with the free kick.

94:05 +4.05
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Barry Nicholson on Peter Whittingham. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

92:55 +2.55
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Keith Treacy from the right by-line, Chris Brown gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Hudson. Free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

92:34 +2.34
 

Foul by Stephen McPhail on Billy Jones, free kick awarded. Iain Turner takes the free kick.

90:49 +0.49
Yellow card
 

Booking for Paul Quinn.

90:12 +0.12
 

Corner taken by Keith Treacy from the left by-line, clearance made by Mark Hudson.

89:43
 

Outswinging corner taken by Keith Treacy from the left by-line played to the near post, Stephen McPhail manages to make a clearance.

87:54
 

Darren Carter takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hudson.

87:25
Yellow card
 

Jay Bothroyd is shown a yellow card.

87:02
 

A cross is delivered by Keith Treacy, Tom Heaton makes a comfortable save.

85:03
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Keith Treacy from the right by-line, Darren Carter produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

84:18
 

Jlloyd Samuel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keith Treacy. Free kick crossed left-footed by Keith Treacy from right channel, Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

83:07
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Hayes, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

82:17
 

Mark Hudson concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Hayes. Free kick crossed left-footed by Keith Treacy from left wing, Jlloyd Samuel manages to make a clearance.

81:34
 

The ball is delivered by Barry Nicholson.

80:24
 

Barry Nicholson produces a cross, Shot by Darren Carter from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

79:59
 

Unfair challenge on Ian Ashbee by Michael Chopra results in a free kick. Craig Morgan takes the direct free kick.

79:06
 

Unfair challenge on Keith Treacy by Chris Burke results in a free kick. Darren Carter restarts play with the free kick.

77:40
 

A cross is delivered by Darel Russell, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

75:56
 

Shot by Darren Carter from outside the box goes over the net.

75:29
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Hayes, clearance by Mark Hudson.

74:13
 

Stephen McPhail concedes a free kick for a foul on Darel Russell. Keith Treacy has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

73:45
 

Foul by Jay Bothroyd on Craig Morgan, free kick awarded. Iain Turner takes the free kick.

72:44
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darel Russell on Jlloyd Samuel. Paul Hayes replaces Nathan Ellington. Direct free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

72:27
 

A cross is delivered by Darel Russell, Dekel Keinan manages to make a clearance.

71:15
Substitution
 

The referee blows for offside against Seyi Olofinjana. Michael Chopra is brought on as a substitute for Craig Bellamy. Iain Turner restarts play with the free kick.

69:34
 

Paul Quinn crosses the ball, Billy Jones manages to make a clearance.

68:31
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Nicholson by Craig Bellamy results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Iain Turner.

67:33
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy by Craig Morgan results in a free kick. Craig Morgan receives a yellow card. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

66:40
 

Shot from 12 yards from Chris Burke. Save by Iain Turner.

65:48
 

Jlloyd Samuel crosses the ball, Headed effort from inside the box by Seyi Olofinjana misses to the right of the target.

65:26
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Bellamy, Adam Barton manages to make a clearance.

64:40
 

Chris Burke takes the outswinging corner, Ian Ashbee makes a clearance.

64:29
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen McPhail, Craig Morgan makes a clearance.

64:11
 

Peter Whittingham decides to take a short corner.

63:56
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Blocked by Billy Jones.

63:40
 

Peter Whittingham fouled by Craig Morgan, the ref awards a free kick. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

62:04
 

Unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Craig Morgan results in a free kick. Jlloyd Samuel restarts play with the free kick.

61:19
 

The ball is crossed by Keith Treacy.

61:00
 

Jay Bothroyd gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy Jones. Direct free kick taken by Billy Jones.

59:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen McPhail by Adam Barton. Direct free kick taken by Stephen McPhail.

59:29
 

Darel Russell takes a shot. Tom Heaton makes a comfortable save.

57:34
Substitution
 

Leon Cort goes off and Adam Barton comes on.

56:03
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Comfortable save by Iain Turner.

54:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dekel Keinan on Chris Brown. Free kick crossed by Keith Treacy, comfortable save by Tom Heaton.

53:49
 

Centre by Chris Burke, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Seyi Olofinjana goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

52:48
 

Unfair challenge on Nathan Ellington by Dekel Keinan results in a free kick. Keith Treacy produces a cross, Billy Jones takes a shot. Save made by Tom Heaton.

51:58
 

Mark Hudson concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Brown. Craig Morgan takes the free kick.

51:16
 

Darren Carter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Quinn. Paul Quinn restarts play with the free kick.

50:31
 

Shot from 12 yards by Keith Treacy. Save made by Tom Heaton.

50:08
 

Effort on goal by Peter Whittingham from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.

49:40
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy by Darren Carter. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

49:02
 

Unfair challenge on Ian Ashbee by Stephen McPhail results in a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Darren Carter from left channel, Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

48:15
 

Darren Carter is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Tom Heaton takes the indirect free kick.

46:10 +1.1
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Bothroyd on Darren Carter. Free kick taken by Iain Turner.

46:58
Substitution
 

Kevin McNaughton leaves the field to be replaced by Mark Hudson.

45:46
 

Centre by Darren Carter.

42:32
 

Billy Jones produces a cross, clearance made by Kevin McNaughton.

42:17
 

Foul by Dekel Keinan on Nathan Ellington, free kick awarded. Ian Ashbee takes the direct free kick.

40:42
 

Nathan Ellington gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Seyi Olofinjana. Direct free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

40:04
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Bellamy, Effort from deep inside the area by Peter Whittingham misses to the right of the target.

39:51
 

Darel Russell delivers the ball, clearance made by Stephen McPhail.

39:06
 

Nathan Ellington takes a shot. Darren Carter gets a block in.

38:20
 

Keith Treacy takes the outswinging corner, Chris Brown has a headed effort at goal from close in that bounces off the post.

37:57
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Keith Treacy.

37:41
 

The ball is crossed by Darel Russell, Darren Carter takes a shot. Fantastic save by Tom Heaton.

36:18
 

Long range effort from Ian Ashbee misses to the left of the target.

35:57
 

Tom Heaton goes into the book.

35:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Ellington by Stephen McPhail. Barry Nicholson takes the free kick.

33:11
Substitution
 

Iain Hume goes off and Darel Russell comes on.

32:50
 

The ball is sent over by Craig Bellamy.

32:02
 

Peter Whittingham decides to take the corner short.

31:51
 

The ball is sent over by Peter Whittingham, clearance by Leon Cort.

30:57
 

The offside flag is raised against Jay Bothroyd. Iain Turner restarts play with the free kick.

27:32
 

Paul Quinn crosses the ball.

25:39
 

Nathan Ellington produces a drilled right-footed shot from 25 yards. Comfortable save by Tom Heaton.

24:41
 

Peter Whittingham challenges Chris Brown unfairly and gives away a free kick. Keith Treacy delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, Jlloyd Samuel manages to make a clearance.

22:47
 

Billy Jones sends in a cross.

22:31
 

The referee blows for offside. Darren Carter restarts play with the free kick.

20:55
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Chris Burke, Headed effort on goal by Dekel Keinan from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

20:19
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke, Shot from 12 yards from Seyi Olofinjana. Chris Brown gets a block in.

19:33
 

Peter Whittingham takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Darren Carter makes a clearance.

17:22
 

Craig Bellamy sends in a cross, Billy Jones makes a clearance.

16:05
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke from the right by-line, Header from deep inside the area by Dekel Keinan goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

15:42
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Blocked by Craig Morgan.

14:49
 

Iain Hume crosses the ball, save made by Tom Heaton.

14:13
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Brown by Seyi Olofinjana results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Darren Carter.

12:09
 

Peter Whittingham is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Iain Turner.

11:34
 

Iain Hume takes the inswinging corner, Tom Heaton makes a comfortable save.

11:16
 

Shot by Keith Treacy from 25 yards. Blocked by Dekel Keinan.

10:47
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Peter Whittingham, save by Iain Turner.

9:55
 

Peter Whittingham takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Ian Ashbee makes a clearance.

9:49
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Bellamy, blocked by Leon Cort.

9:03
 

Inswinging corner taken by Iain Hume from the left by-line, clearance by Seyi Olofinjana.

7:41
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Bellamy, save by Iain Turner.

7:15
 

The ball is delivered by Iain Hume, save by Tom Heaton.

5:46
Goal
 

Peter Whittingham grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box high into the middle of the goal. Preston 0-1 Cardiff.Assist on the goal came from Craig Bellamy.

4:48
 

The ball is delivered by Iain Hume, save made by Tom Heaton.

3:40
 

Iain Hume has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

3:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Burke on Chris Brown. Direct free kick taken by Billy Jones.

2:37
 

The ball is swung over by Barry Nicholson.

2:14
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Burke, clearance by Craig Morgan.

1:09
 

The ball is swung over by Nathan Ellington, comfortable save by Tom Heaton.

:52
 

Centre by Paul Quinn, clearance made by Leon Cort.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

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